NG7391 : Rubha Rčidh Lighthouse at night

taken 5 years ago, 5 km from Melvaig, Highland, Great Britain

Rubha Rèidh Lighthouse at night
Rubha Rčidh Lighthouse at night
The lighthouse itself is still a fully functional navigation aid as can be observed by the beams from the lamps shown on this image. The shorter length exposure shown in NG7391 : Lighthouse at Rubha Rèidh shows the individual beams of light which here are smeared out by the longer exposure.

The keepers' accommodation is now a hostel.

On the horizon one can observe the lights of houses and streetlights of Lewis.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Doug Lee and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NG7391, 31 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 26 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Friday, 27 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 7397 9184 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:51.5219N 5:48.7036W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 7401 9182
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 250 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register